From Messi to Maradona, These Are the Best 53 Pieces of Soccer Fan Art on Instagram

Lead Photo: Art by Alan Lopez for Remezcla
Art by Alan Lopez for Remezcla
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For fans around the world, soccer is a passion that must be expressed with personal flair. From every corner of the globe, fans show their love for the players and teams that they love in a myriad of ways. Some go to as many games as possible, in order to support their squads in person. For others, having a crazy tattoo on their body forever symbolizes the strength of their connection to the club or to their idols. And for others, their artistic predispositions serve them well in immortalizing their heroes on the canvas. With that in mind, we went searching social media for some of the best and most interesting fan art we could find.

From new players to legends, no one is off limits to the more creative and artistic among soccer fans. From Lionel Messi to local heroes like Atlanta United’s Venezuelan superstar Josef Martínez, all sorts of players get the art treatment from their rabid fans. We combed through the wide world of Instagram to find the TK best pieces of art that show how soccer is more than just a sport; it’s a way of life that deserves celebration.

Lionel Messi


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Cristiano Ronaldo

Rene Higuita

Carlos Valderrama

Alexis Sánchez

Arturo Vidal

Marco Fabian

James Rodríguez




Chicharito Hernández

Gio Dos Santos

Paulo Dybala


Juan Román Riquelme


David Luiz

Diego Maradon

Luis Suárez

Josef Martínez

Danilo Luiz

Phillippe Coutinho

Luis Garcia & Robinho


Marcelo Diaz


Andrés Escobar

Sergio Agüero